Film review: BOYHOOD, from Built For Speed

Boyhood is a touching and lyrical film but the story about how it was made is more impressive than what we see on screen. Director Richard Linklater constructed it over 12 years and filmed it in segments between his other projects.  A synopsis of the film might bring to mind the Seven-Up series as it follows a young boy named

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Film review: BEFORE MIDNIGHT, from Built For Speed

Amid the onslaught of chaotic, brain-pummelling effects-driven computer games posing as movies comes romantic drama Before Midnight, a film that actually relies on character development and intelligent dialogue. Before Midnight is the concluding chapter in the trilogy director Richard Linklater began in 1995 with the much-praised Before Sunrise.  That film saw itinerant American student Jessie (Ethan Hawke) and French student

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